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Ascent of Point 10,289' on 2019-01-04

Climber: William Musser

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Friday, January 4, 2019
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Point 10,289'
    Location:USA-Colorado
    Elevation:10289 ft / 3136 m

Ascent Trip Report

Not sure best way to do this. There appears to be a cleared easement behind the subdivision houses. The aerial showed development along the small hill but not at the peak. Arriving at the driveway cleared to the peak there is a post indicating there is an address for the lot but no house yet. No signs. Tons of snow shoe tracks along the drive. I followed them to the obvious peak and the snow shoes end at the peak. I surmise locals in the area use it as hike but once someone builds there this will be off limits. The snow was deep up to 2 feet outside of the tracks so following the existing tracks was the only way this was bearable in boots.

Never need to go here again as it appears to be private and heading to house building someday

Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:64 ft / 19 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Grade/Class:1
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Snow on Ground
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:64 ft / 19 m
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
    Route:snowshoe track up a drive?
    Start Trailhead:along public road  10225 ft / 3116 m
Descent Statistics
    Distance:0.1 mi / 0.2 km
Ascent Part of Trip: Fairplay-7

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Point 10,289'2019-01-04 a64 ft / 20 m
2Bald Hill2019-01-04 b233 ft / 71 m
Total Trip Gain: 297 ft / 91 m



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